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A shorter working week: Owen Jones & NEF's Anna Coote

Owen Jones recently called for shorter working week and harked back to a 2014 article by Anna Coote, head of social policy for the New Economics Foundation.   720 more words

DEMOCRACY

The patriarchy takes to the heavens

The navy puts a giant pee-pee in the sky.

This is what happens when you let sailor kids give themselves names like “Zappers” and “Electronic Attack Squadron”.  16 more words

Carbon Footprint

Restaurant review: World Vegan Month at Foxlow

Upmarket meaty chain flirts with veganism

Foxlow, 8-10 Lower James St, Soho, London W1F 9EL (020 7680 2710). Two-course meal for two, including drinks: £26… 494 more words

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Can we eat the climate change cake?

Revd Professor Ian N James, Chair of Cumbria Christians for Creation Care (CC4CC) writes about measuring and reducing our carbon footprint:

Scientists have concluded that increasing levels of carbon dioxide in our atmosphere are leading to global climate change, and that this increase is down to humans burning fossil fuels. 364 more words

Kenney Administration Releases Plan To Reduce Philly's Carbon Footprint

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Kenney administration has released a draft of its plan to reduce the city’s carbon footprint and it wants residents’ input before it makes the report final. 169 more words

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'Carbon Footprint', a misused term.

What is a Carbon Footprint?

The carbon footprint is traditionally defined as the total greenhouse gas emissions from an individual, product, event or organisation. So instead of just measuring carbon emissions, the carbon footprint takes other gases, like methane into consideration. 222 more words

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Book Review: 'How bad are bananas? The carbon footprint of everything' Mike Berners-Lee

I was recommended this book by my lecturer, whom I asked about good resources on carbon footprints, as my various Ecosia searches (an amazing search engine that plants trees) came back less than satisfactory. 164 more words

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